Issue   Improving Access to Care

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  1. Hassmiller Co-Edits the First-Ever Book Addressing Advanced Practice Nurses and Global Leadership

    May 22, 2020

    Susan B. Hassmiller, PhD, RN, FAAN, senior advisor for nursing at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and director of the Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action, along with Joyce Pulcini, PhD, RN, PNP-BC, FAAN, tenured professor and chair of the George more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Improving Access to Care Promoting Nursing Leadership

  2. National

    Building Coalitions to Promote Health Equity: A Toolkit for Action

    Webinar

    This webinar, which is part of the Historically Black Colleges and Universities Learning Collaborative, reviews toolkit Building Coalitions to Promote Health Equity: A Toolkit for Action.  Presenters: Piri Ackerman-Barger, PhD, RN, CNE, FAAN, Associate Clinical Professor, Director of Faculty Development for Education and Co-Director Center more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Improving Access to Care Increasing Diversity in Nursing Location: National

  3. During Pandemic, States Increase Access to Care

    Apr 29, 2020

    Since late-March, states have provided people more direct access to more highly skilled clinicians during the pandemic. more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Improving Access to Care

  4. National

    New Law Soon to Provide Floridians Better Health Care Options

    Mar 18, 2020

    After decades of legislative efforts in Florida, both the House and Senate passed bills that will provide the state’s 21.5 million residents with significantly improved access to care from advanced practice registered nurses. On March 11, Gov. Ron DeSantis signed the law more

    Issues: Improving Access to Care Location: Florida National

  5. Consumer Protection Agency Supports APRN Prescribing Bills

    Jan 28, 2020

    In order to prescribe drugs, advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs) in Kansas and Ohio must first enter into a contract with a physician. That could change, and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is hoping it does. The agency issued letters earlier this month telling more

    Issues: Improving Access to Care Location: Kansas Ohio

  6. 2020: Celebrating the Year of the Nurse and Midwife

    Jan 22, 2020

    Nurses make up the largest health care profession, not only in the United States but in the entire world. For this reason in part, the World Health Organization more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Improving Access to Care Promoting Nursing Leadership

  7. Hospital Bridges the Gap by Going Into the Community—Strategically

    Jan 17, 2020

    It is well known that nurses offer diagnoses, treatments, compassion, and care where they work and where they live. What is less known is that, increasingly, nurses are creating and participating in large-scale, systemic efforts to take on health equity by addressing needs before they become illnesses. more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Improving Access to Care Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: Illinois

  8. Maryland Waiver Eases Homebound Patients’ Access to Nurses

    Jan 09, 2020

    A major recommendation of the Institute of Medicine’s 2010 Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health report, written to improve health and health care for all Americans, is to allow advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs) to order and certify home health more

    Issues: Improving Access to Care Location: Maryland

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